?9.9 million dollars for the world’s most beautiful classic Mercedes Benz 540K series?
Mercedes-Benz is not only the first automobile manufacturer in the world, but also the creator of some of the best vehicles the history of mankind. Nevertheless, perhaps among a host of classic and antique cars, the climax of perfection and beauty in the art of making car can be seen from the years 1930 to 1970.
In this era car not as a consumer device with a finite life, but as a technological device and resistant to enjoy life were made and in many cases by skilled craftsmen and engineers were born for handmade production.
Series Mercedes 540 K that between 1936 and 1940 (complete some chassis lasted until 1944) were produced, one of these incredibly beautiful and valuable cars these days many fans among collectors of classic cars there.
Smart Clouds think this beautiful roadster that your time is one of the greatest cars of an eight-cylinder engine volume of 5.4 liters was powered and would have very little power at 115 hp (1.5-liter engine potentials today) thanks to fuel updated produce too big carburetor.
Nevertheless, Mercedes-Benz engineers more time to force a supercharge were also considered at the moment of sticking gas pedal to the floor was activated and about 180 horsepower 4 or 5-speed transmission path (option) can be .
540K in a variety of series Coupe, Cabriolet, Roadster two-seater version known as highway cruiser for travel can be produced in different sizes and can reach 170 km per hour speed limit that by the standards of that time was of significant digits.
The most famous car buyers this series include John L. Warner, Hollywood studio Warner Bros. co-founder named.
Recently Smart Clouds aware that a very intact examples of 540K roadster model with a base price of $ 1 million had been sold by an anonymous collector for $ 9.9 million was fantastic prices.
Pictures accompanying this car so special and very healthy also are concerned that this figure has been among the most expensive in the history of Mercedes-Benz.
Interestingly, a special case of the previous generation car kept 500K in our country that according to available records worldwide and is one of three vehicles this model is far more valuable than a car sold at auction is considered recent.